Atef Ayadi

Chatting: Hacking Into My Pride

my pride
had been
and has

a bad rock.

a vertical polished
long enough


my pride
to be
a fragile


which I have to carry with me
and make
none of us
falls off and brakes

my pride
shows up


a flowers
-a woman perfect flower
with heavy rain or soft dew, and burned with a calming heat,

and has all the elements of a beautiful life.

My endeavor
is to get
of it

or to put it
into sleep

like a pet
indulge it and spoil it
with rewards and magics so
it can sleep like a frustrated child.

so I can take care of my own
stuff and see things crystal clear.

I just want my independence from this burden
of pride.

Submitted: Thursday, September 04, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, March 03, 2009

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